Karen Painter is a freelance writer and historical romance author. She has written blogs, news and feature articles for different publications over her twenty year writing career. As a graduate of Brigham Young University, she is a Cougar football fan and loves to wake up her three boys with her version of the Cougar fight song, “Rise and shout, it’s time to get out of bed and face the morning!” She loves family history and has written an historical fictional three book saga based on the lives of her great grandparents. Despite her struggles with anxiety and depression, she works hard to be positive and uplifting to others. She loves hiking, singing, and traveling. She’d love to hear from you!